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Family Practitioner, Primary Care Doctor
13 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Shumate is Excellent. Dr. Shumate has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Shumate, DO is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shumate graduated from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lewisburg. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)


Dr. Shumate has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Thomas Memorial Hospital 
  • Summersville Memorial Hospital 
  • Onslow Memorial Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. James David Shumate DO is a male Family Practitioner, has 13 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. James D. Shumate practice?
Dr. James Shumate has 10 office locations.
Dr. James Shumate practices Family Medicine near Jacksonville, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Summersville, WV and Ansted, WV.
See Jacksonville Family Physicians.